Debbi moved down south back in 1980 where she started her training at central Sussex college, in which she won the southern region NHF competition and then competed at the national final in Blackpool. After a year she left college and finished her training at Jingles in WC2, where she regularly assisted her boss on photoshoots for magazine editorials. For the next five years Debbi worked in a busy south London salon before becoming a freelance stylist in 1987. In 1989 Debbi moved to Sawtry where she married her husband Stuart and had her 2 daughters. Debbi went on to work in local salon Mobly's in Huntingdon,  after returning to London to update her skills at the Toni & Guy academy.

In 2007 Debbi started her own business and opened Salon 42.
"I've loved seeing the salon evolve and grow, we aim to stay up to date with our training, the latest techniques, trends and products. our aim is for clients to relax in an informal but professional salon, to feel valued as a client and have the best experience possible."

Matrix Destination Fame national competition, final 12 - 2008

Star Sign; Virgo
Summer or Winter; Winter
Red, White or Rose; White and sparkly
Cant Live Without; My family, My passport & Mascara


Kellie joined the salon 42 team back in 2007 where she completed her apprenticeship and gained her level 2 in hairdressing. With the ability to make people feel better about themselves Kellie thrives off complete  restyles, her favourite bit is cutting lots of hair off!! Since being with us Kellie has built a solid clientele. Getting to know each and everyone one of her clients on a personal level allows Kellie to make a cocktail of colours custom to each one of them. After having 2 beautiful little girls, Kellie is back with us at the salon part time.

Star Sign; Leo
Summer or Winter; Summer
Red, White or Rose; Rose
Cant live without; Debbi Brown!!!


Sammy has been part of the salon 42 family for just over a year. she started her apprenticeship at urbanite hair in Bedford, where she qualified to a Level 3 back in 2010. From there she went on to work for PKai in Hampton before coming to us at salon 42. Sammy thrives in a busy work environment, where her loud and bubbly personality transfers to her work. Sammy is one of our part-time members off staff, alongside spending time with her two adorable children and partying with her friends. She finds building a relationship with each of her clients is important and therefore allows her to give you the best service to fit your needs. Sammy loves carrying out colour correction, client makeovers and gents cuts.

Star Sign; Gemini
Summer or Winter; Summer
Red, White or Rose; Rose
Cant live without; My scissors


Michelle completed her apprenticeship at Clipso salon in Covent Garden London, where she stayed for a successful 9 years before relocating to South Africa. She then spent 4 years working in a busy Johannesburg salon before operating from her own salon. 8 years later Michelle and family moved back to the UK where she became a freelance stylist, before joining us at salon 42 part time. Outside of work Michelle has her hands full! With a husband, 2 children, 2 dogs, 4 lizards and 8 fish, she counts herself lucky that her passion is also her job. Her mother was a successful salon owner back in the 1960's so its in her blood! Michelle's strengths include foil work, technical cutting and gents.

Star Sign; Taurus
Summer or Winter; Both!
Red, White or Rose; Red
Cant live without; My family... and a nice cup of tea in the morning!


Having started out helping her mum on the weekends (yes! she is the bosses daughter..) Poppy went on to do her apprenticeship in both Hair and Beauty whilst working at Salon 42. towards the end of her training she came to realise that hairdressing was her passion and decided to focus all her energy on that. From then on Poppy has been splitting her time between working here at salon 42 and travelling the world! Poppy has recently returned from Australia, having worked for one of Melbourne's most luxurious salons where she was mentored in new colouring and styling techniques. Poppy's strength in the salon is colouring, specialising in balayage and bleaching. 

Star Sign; Capricorn
Summer or Winter; Winter, pass me my skis!
Red, White or Rose; Rose
Cant live without; Coffee and shoes!!


Owner of RD Beauty , located above Salon 42

Star sign; Leo
Summer or Winter; Summer
Red, White or Rose; Rose
Cant live without; Weezy & Reggie!